In an exclusive hour with Katie, Mariska Hargitay opens about about family, career and her personal crusade to end domestic violence and sexual assault. In her first interview with co-star and husband Peter Hermann, she reveals how they’re fighting back against the shame and secret of the silent epidemic. Plus, survivors speak out for the first time, and meet the woman whose real-life story inspired a famous episode of “Law & Order: SVU.”
Woman’s Real-Life Rape Story Inspires “SVU” Episode
“Law & Order: SVU” star Mariska Hargitay sits down with the real-life rape victim whose story inspired one of the show’s most popular episodes.
Why Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Issues “Thrive” In Silence
“Law & Order: SVU” star Mariska Hargitay and her husband Peter Hermann explain why remaining silent about sexual assault and domestic violence makes putting an end to them so much more difficult.